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2014-07-23 08:22:02

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ: LSTR) reported record second quarter net income of $35.9 million, or $0.80 per diluted share, on record revenue of $814 million in the 2014 second quarter. Revenue and diluted earnings per share for the 2014 second quarter were the highest quarterly revenue and diluted earnings per share in Landstar history. Landstar reported net income from continuing operations of $29.5 million, or $0.64 per diluted...

2014-07-10 16:20:50

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 1987, Network FOB (N+FOB) has been revolutionizing the logistics industry by offering a range of services and benefits to brokers nationwide. Whether a broker is under 30 or contemplating retirement, Network FOB's services provide solutions for all stages of the brokers' business. Network FOB's results oriented programs include TMS technology, streamlined business processes, competitive advantage, flexibility, and capital...

2014-07-09 08:20:43

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ: LSTR), a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services, announced today it will release its 2014 second quarter results before the market opens on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. The Company will hold its quarterly conference call with analysts and investors that same afternoon at 2:00 p.m. ET to discuss the second...

2014-05-29 08:21:05

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services, announced today its participation in Deutsche Bank Securities' Fifth Annual Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference in Chicago, Illinois. Landstar Chairman and CEO Henry Gerkens and Landstar President and CFO Jim Gattoni will present an...

2014-05-21 08:20:55

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services, announced today its participation in KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive and Transportation Conference in Boston, Massachusetts. Landstar Chairman and CEO Henry Gerkens will present an overview of the Company, including its variable cost...

2014-05-20 08:21:01

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ: LSTR), a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services, announced today it will provide a live webcast of its mid-quarter conference call for its 2014 second quarter on Tuesday, June 3rd at 2:00 p.m. ET. To access the webcast, visit the Company's website at www.landstar.com; click on "Investor Relations" and...

2014-05-06 08:21:25

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services, announced today its participation in Oppenheimer's 9th Annual Industrial Growth Conference at the InterContinental The Barclay Hotel in New York, New York. Landstar Chairman and CEO Henry Gerkens and Landstar President and CFO Jim Gattoni will present...

2014-04-24 08:22:04

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ: LSTR) reported record first quarter net income of $27.6 million, or $0.61 per diluted share, on record first quarter revenue of $688 million in the 2014 first quarter. Landstar reported net income from continuing operations of $25.8 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, on revenue from continuing operations of $623 million in the 2013 first quarter. Gross profit (defined as revenue less the cost of...

2014-04-10 08:21:15

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation logistics services, announced today it will release its 2014 first quarter results before the market opens on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The Company will hold its quarterly conference call with analysts and investors that same afternoon at 2:00 p.m. ET to discuss the first...

2014-03-20 12:25:56

FREDERICK, Md., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) announced today that Daniel Avramovich has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, increasing the board's size to 6 members. Mr. Avramovich will also serve as a member of the audit committee. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140320/PH83852 Mr. Avramovich brings more than 35 years of senior leadership and extensive experience from all facets of transportation and logistics...


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